Mariano Rivera has left his mark in baseball, and now he will at Yankees Stadium. Prior to the New York Yankees game against the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday, August 14th, a plaque will be dedicated to Rivera in Monument Park.
Rivera helped lead the Yankees to five Word Series titles and is the greatest closer in baseball history. Let's look at some of his iconic career highlights:
Thank you for an incredible career, Sandman. You are missed.
Boy do I miss Mariano Rivera. Some Yankee Non-Closer just gave up a solo shot in the bottom of the night, allowing the Blue Jays to tie 3-3.— Stephen A Smith (@stephenasmith) September 23, 2015